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October 31, 2011 in Nation/World, Sports
AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File photo

In this Oct. 28 photo, St. Louis Cardinals’ Tony La Russa holds up the Commissioner’s Trophy after Game 7 of baseball’s World Series against the Texas Rangers, in St. Louis. Three days after winning the World Series, La Russa is retiring. The 67-year-old manager announced his retirement at a news conference Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.